Briefings

Italy’s new employment law “Dignity Decree”

17 August 2018

Raffaela Colamarino discusses the recent publication in the Gazzetta Ufficiale, which introduces the so-called "Dignity Decree". How will it impact on employment law?

US secondary sanctions on Iran and the EU Blocking Statute: Implications for the shipping industry

15 August 2018

On 7 August 2018, both the first wave of re-imposed US secondary sanctions, and the EU Blocking Statute took effect, creating the potential for a significant conflict: how can we comply with two incompatible laws at the same time?

Das Bearbeitungsentgelt in Darlehensverträgen im Lichte der Rechtsprechung zum AGB Recht

14 August 2018

Der Beitrag analysiert inwieweit die neuen BGH Entscheidungen zum Bearbeitungsentgelt aus 2018 auf Unternehmenskredite übertragbar sind und welche Alternativen es gibt.

Fluctuating oil prices revisited: contractual pressure points and lessons learnt

14 August 2018

This briefing provides an update on the January 2016 briefing “Fluctuating Oil Prices: Contractual Pressure Points and Lessons Learnt", and discusses how increased oil prices now affect contracts and offers solutions to some common issues.

Do arbitration agreements in bills of lading bind their holders?

14 August 2018

In Sea Masters Shipping Inc v Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd, the Court ruled that the holder of a bill of lading which includes or incorporates an arbitration agreement will be subject to the jurisdiction of a tribunal formed under the arbitration agreement.

VAT reverse charge for construction services from 1 October 2019

9 August 2018

A VAT “reverse charge” for business-to-business supplies of certain construction services is due to apply from 1 October 2019. How should you prepare?

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